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  • Edwards is Women's World T20 Player of Tournament October 8, 2012

    Colombo: England captain and opening batsman Charlotte Edwards was today named the player of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 after leading her side to the final here. Edwards was the unanimous choice of the select group of experts following her consistent good form that helped guide her side to the final....
  • Australia win World T20 women's title October 7, 2012

    Colombo: Australia won the World Twenty20 women's title for the second straight time on Sunday, beating England by four runs in the final. Australia scored 142-4 and restricted England to 138-9 at R. Premadasa Stadium. Jess Cameron top scored with 45 off 34 deliveries for Australia. She hit one six and five...
  • Aus to meet England in final of Women's World T20 October 5, 2012

    Colombo: Australia on Friday got the better of West Indies by 28 runs in the second semifinal to set up a title clash against England in the final of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 here. Opting to bat at the R Premadasa Stadium, Australian women could only manage 115 for seven...
  • England crush Kiwis to enter women's T20 final October 4, 2012

    Colombo: Former champions England eased into the women's World Twenty20 final with a seven-wicket win over out-classed New Zealand at the Premadasa stadium in Colombo on Thursday. In a one-sided semi-final played in front of near-empty stands, New Zealand were restricted to 93-8 after being sent in to bat and England...
  • Second defeat ends India women's SF chances September 29, 2012

    Galle: Bowlers let the Indian women cricket team down for the second consecutive time as it suffered a nine-wicket defeat against England in a Group A match to go out of semifinal content_cnion in the Women's World Twenty20, here on Saturday. Electing to bat, India's batswomen put up a modest 116...
  • Carey joins Australia's T20 women's squad September 29, 2012

    Colombo: Nicola Carey joined the Australian squad for the ICC Women's World Twenty20 here as a replacement for Sarah Coyte who is unwell and has been deemed medically unfit to continue in the tournament. The replacement was approved by the International Cricket Council (ICC) event technical committee on Friday. Carey has never...
  • World T20: Lankan women snatch win from Windies September 29, 2012

    Galle: West Indies women lost the momentum in a dramatic penultimate over as Sri Lanka scraped through to a narrow five run win by the Duckworth Lewis method in the rain-affected Group B match of the World Twenty20 Championship. Chasing a modest D/L target of 48 runs in eight overs, the...
  • Women's T20: Nilakshi replaced in SL squad September 27, 2012

    Colombo: The ICC has confirmed that the Event Technical Committee of the Women's World Twenty20 has approved Yasoda Mendis as a replacement player for Nilakshi De Silva in the Sri Lanka squad. The women's event is currently being staged in Galle until October 1 with the semi-finals and the finals to...
  • Australia beat India in Women's World T20 September 27, 2012

    Galle: Australia comprehensively beat India by eight wickets in their opening match of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Championships here Thursday. India won the toss and elected to bat in hot and humid conditions at the Galle International Stadium. Right-arm medium-pacer Julie Hunter struck first for the Australians with Jess Cameron catching...
  • SA women kick off World T20 with easy win September 26, 2012

    Galle: Trisha Chetty spent a productive day on either side of the stumps as South Africa kicked off their women's Twenty20 World Cup campaign with a comfortable six-wicket victory over hosts Sri Lanka in a Group B match on Wednesday. South Africa captain Mignon du Preez put Sri Lanka in after...
  • Women's team starting T20 campaign Thursday September 25, 2012

    Galle: Away from the hype surrounding the men's tournament, the Women's World Twenty20 will start here on Wednesday but India's campaign will kick off a day later when they take on Australia on Thursday. The tournament will kicks off with hosts Sri Lanka taking on South Africa in the opening match...